Oppo teases new concept phone with three hinges called “slider phone” – Technology News, Firstpost

In collaboration with Japanese project studio Nendo, Oppo has announced a new concept slider that consists of three hinges. Because of these hinges, users can fold the mobile phone into seven different sizes according to their convenience. Just like there Galaxy Z Flip (Review), this Oppo concept phone also opens vertically. The company calls it a “slider phone”. According to a teaser, the smartphone will feature a four-camera layout set in a horizontal manner.

Oppo concept phone.

The video also reveals that just like Samsung Galaxy phones, the Oppo phone could also come with an S-pen as a hidden stylus. According to Oppo’s tweet, “Sliding one fold up exposes 40mm of the screen with simple features that don’t require a full screen. These are ideal for applications like call history, notifications, and music player interfaces.” After the second fold, an 80mm screen will be displayed, which is ideal for clicking images and playing games.

The concept phone also has physical buttons for Volume, Play / Pause and more.